07 March 13
Then full list of BAFTA in New York committees, including contact details.
Chair: Jeff Cotugno
MISSION: To maintain oversight of the Academy’s finances. Develop and administer appropriate and successful financial plans and procedures to ensure the present and future financial health of the Academy while operating within the framework of the BAFTA in New York Inc’s by-laws and overall mission statement.
Chair: Charles Tremayne
MISSION: To produce entertaining events that showcase British television programming and television trends and introduce British talent to American audiences. The focus is also to educate BAFTA members on challenges facing the television industry on both sides of the Atlantic through panel discussions, screenings and one-on-one evenings with particular guests.
Chair: Liza Burnett Fefferman
MISSION: To provide our membership with an environment that fosters the education and advancement of motion picture arts through film screenings, Q&A’s, panel discussions and other events. This may include panels addressing film development or finance and associations and co-events with other film based New York organizations, festivals and events.
Chair: Jill Hawkins
MISSION: To develop and manage an exciting and dynamic program of screenings throughout the year. Through the Screening committee, develop relationships with studios, distributors and PR companies to introduce BAFTA New York Members to the widest range of new studio and independant films, Q&As and film themed events; commitment to a continuing program of exciting technologically advanced event management systems to enable a smooth and member friendly registration system designed to provide all member categories with access to the greatest number of all screenings using sophisticated wait listing and cancellation systems.
Sponsorship and Fund Raising
Chair: Matthew Kearney
MISSION: To provide the backbone for sustainable growth of BAFTA in New York by developing longstanding relationships with our sponsors. To work closely with each sponsor to provide an individual tailored package of benefits, including unique networking and corporate entertaining opportunities, as well as the profile and prestige of being associated with our brand.
Chair: Lisa Harrison
MISSION: To coordinate special offers for our members as with special FEDEX rates or Variety subscriptions for example. To create networking events for our members to come together more often on a social basis.
Chair: Linda Kahn,
MISSION: To work with schools and college groups to expand the role of BAFTA New York in the community. Activities include film screenings for community groups, developing scholarship and mentoring programs for undergraduates in NYC area.